Monthly Archives: February 2018


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The Fine Line Between Inexperienced and Unprofessional

The Fine Line Between Inexperienced and Unprofessional

  There are so many posts out there (often on blogs like this one) written by editors for authors detailing how to choose the best editor for you. I might write one myself if I find something to say that hasn’t already been said. (And if I was certain it wouldn’t sound like a shameless plug for my own services. That’s not what this blog is about.) But the issue that I am going to be tackling today is the fact that on so many of these lists, you find “requirements” that weed out many […]

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Words Even Editors Spell Wrong

Words Even Editors Spell Wrong

  Today I thought I’d have a little fun and share some common (or uncommon) misspellings that people have been guilty of. I got these from a Facebook post in a group for editors to share typos they find. I think you have to be approved to join the group and see the post, but here’s the link in case you are already a part of it. Let’s begin! I’ve bolded the mistakes that I myself make as well (or used to make). Spelling “a lot” as “alot” (and not to be confused with “allot”!) […]

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